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Bring On the Dune Buggy: Mini production reportedly halted over lack of doors

by Chris Shunk (RSS feed) on Apr 2nd, 2010 at 11:00AM

Attention all workers at the Cowley Mini plant in Oxford, England: Do not report to work today unless you know how to repair a door press. According to the Witney Gazette, the historic Mini factory is currently on standby due to a dead door press that has all workers at home early for the Easter break, which lasts until Wednesday, April 7. While we're sure workers are happy for the extra time off, they will have to use vacation time to make up for the lost production. We're guessing that solution wouldn't fly at United Auto Workers headquarters, but then again, union membership here in... Read More

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